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What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #11,995
United States Rank #9,549
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 74.50 days


VersionDistribution 13.47% 17.81% 10.96% 0.91% 0.46% 1.14% 1.14% 0.23% 2.97% 39.27% 2.28% 2.51% 0.91% 0.23% 4.57% 0.46% 0.23% 0.23% 0.23%

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Sony Utilities DLL

What is Sony Utilities DLL?

Included with various Sony VAIO models. This utility installs the Sony® Shared Library and the Sony Utilities DLL Library.


Sony Utilities DLL is a software program developed by Sony. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named SnyUtils.dll. The setup package generally installs about 5 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows Vista (SP2) and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 52% of users of Sony Utilities DLL come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Japan.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: esupport.sony.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Sony Shared\Sony Utilities
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\11\50\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{E
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Sony Utilities DLL

Program module:SnyUtils.dll
Name:SnyUtils Dynamic Link Library
Path:C:\Program Files\Common Files\Sony Shared\Sony Utilities\SnyUtils.dll
Additional files:
  • SnyUtilsHook.dll - Sony Utilities dynamic link library (Sony (Hook Module for SnyUtils))
  • SSLProxyCOM.dll - SSLProxyCOM Dynamic Link Library
  • SnyUtils.dll - SnyUtils Dynamic Link Library
  • SonyInfo.dll - SonyInfo Dynamic Link Library

How do I remove Sony Utilities DLL?

Quickly and completely remove Sony Utilities DLL from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Sony Utilities DLL from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Sony Utilities DLL, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Sony Utilities DLL.

Win Vista (SP2) 49%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 59.09%
Windows 7 22.95%
Windows XP 14.55%
Windows 8 3.41%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 44.14%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.71%
Windows Vista Business 12.87%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.34%
Windows 7 Home Premium 7.36%
Windows 7 Professional 4.83%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.88% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.88%
  Germany 5.90%
  Japan 4.29%
  United Kingdom 3.58%
  Iran 3.40%
  France 3.22%
  Italy 3.04%
  Spain 2.15%
  Canada 2.15%
  Mexico 1.79%
  Taiwan 1.61%
  Brazil 1.25%
  Netherlands 1.25%
  Australia 1.07%

About Sony

Sony is a leading manufacturer of electronics products for the consumer markets and is the electronics business unit and the parent company of the Sony Group.
Publisher URL: www.sony.com


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